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01/17/2021 - Big Oil’s flagship plastic waste project sinks on the Ganges



A wheelbarrow and a handful of metal grids for capturing litter, emblazoned with the words "Renew Oceans," sit rusting outside an empty, padlocked office in the Indian city of Varanasi, a short walk from the Ganges.

01/17/2021 - UN committee rebukes Canada over Trans Mountain, Coastal GasLink



One of the world's leading human rights bodies calls for work to stop on Coastal GasLink pipeline, Trans Mountain pipeline and Site C dam, saying Canada is failing to comply with international law.

01/17/2021 - John McCain’s Apache land grab is finally happening



The fight for a copper deposit beneath sacred lands shows the extent of the government’s extractive greed.

01/17/2021 - Toxics and terns



A recent SUNY study drives awareness of the effects of toxic chemicals on wildlife.

01/17/2021 - McDonalds pledges to stop using PFAS in food packaging by 2025



"We have to get PFAS out of products to get these harmful pollutants out of our drinking water," say advocates.

01/17/2021 - New Orleans restaurants' oyster shells helped save the coast; can they again?



Dinner cast-asides are packed in bags, cages as bulwark against waves, storms, rising seas.

01/17/2021 - Here are the Trump environmental rule changes that Biden might target



Many were cheered by industry, coastal advocates but opposed by environment, health interests.

01/17/2021 - Big Oil is backing off election denial — but has deep ties



The fossil fuel industry pioneered massive political disinformation with climate denial. It also fed the “Stop the Steal” movement.

01/17/2021 - From dolphins to rewilding: 11 environment-friendly holidays for 2021



From rewilding to marine conservation, these breaks for later in the year have a restorative effect on nature – and holidaymakers, too.

01/17/2021 - Malaysia takes WTO legal action against EU over palm biofuel curbs



Malaysia is taking legal action at the global trade watchdog against the European Union and member states France and Lithuania for restricting palm oil-based biofuels, the government said.